- This event has passed.
October 16, 2018
An event every year that begins at 12:00 am on of October, repeating indefinitely
St. Longinus, the Centurion, is credited by tradition to have been the one who pierced the side of Our Lord hanging on the Cross (John 19:34). Converted to Christianity, he was put to death in Cappadocia. His body is venerated in the Church of St. Augustine in Rome.